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An apple a day keeps the doctor away

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I'm sorry but this is the same approach as homeopaths use. No evidence on cure/improvement rate, dose, side effect, comparison with alternative treatments etc etc. Don't get me wrong, I'm not against using non medicinal approach - but we can only give professional opinion if we can demonstrate reasonable justifications. Hence we tend to use medications made by pharmaseutical companies as they have been trialled (well kind of). Imagine yourself infront of a judge and panel of prominant doctors when you are being prosecuted and telling them you thought ginger nut biscuites were a good idea based on your personal experience with scuba diving and preferred them over "psycho-zine". I know the prosecution will have a field day with that.....

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18 Mar 2014

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4:33pm

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